Undergraduate Catalog

SWK 307 Human Behavior and the Social Environment I: Micro

The course examines human behavior from conception through very old age. Throughout the course, the physical, intellectual, social, and emotional growth of individuals and families (micro systems) are studied. Each aspect of development is examined in the context of the environment's influence upon optimal growth. Additionally, attention is given to the interplay among culture, socioeconomic status, and ethnicity upon human behavior through the life course.




Prerequisite: Sophomore standing or permission of the department


Bachelors, Undergraduate